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Detour is teaming up with Detroit Women's Leadership Network to deliver essential information to help women grow, connect, learn, achieve and become the best versions of themselves.
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Social distancing doesn't mean you have to miss out on fresh seafood, melt-in-your-mouth cookies, mile-high sandwiches and more.
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With some 75,000 eviction cases pending, housing advocates worry the funding is just a drop in the bucket of what's needed to keep people in their homes.
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From the aquarium to the zoo, and everything in between.
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Don Melson recalls hanging out at “The Strip” like it was yesterday.
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Karis Floyd knows the ins-and-outs of Belle Isle and shares some of his top recommendations on where to hike, fish and find some peace and quiet.
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Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Wednesday said she was closing indoor seating in bars in parts of the state, including a city with a bar that has been linked to a rising number of infections.
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Tamika Jaja would rather focus on learning the names of native insects than being distracted by how she may be perceived by others, but knows that it’s likely not a luxury she’ll have any time soon.
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